Frank Lobman

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Frank Lobman
Born (1955-11-18) November 18, 1955 (age 61)
Paramaribo, Suriname
Other names The Animal
Nationality Suriname Surinamese
Netherlands Dutch
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 90 kg (200 lb; 14 st)
Division Heavyweight
Style Kickboxing, Muay Thai
Fighting out of Rotterdam, Netherlands
Years active 27 (1975–2002)
Kickboxing record
Total 116
Wins 110
By knockout 100
Losses 6
Draws 0
Mixed martial arts record
Total 1
Wins 1
By knockout 1
Losses 0
By submission 0
Other information
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog
last updated on: February 12, 2010

Frank "The Animal" Lobman (born November 18, 1955) is a Dutch-Surinamese former kickboxer. He was five times the European kickboxing champion and had an astonishing 90% knockout ratio. He beat many notable fighters over his career, such as British Champion Steve Taberner (The Wigan Hammer), Bas Rutten and Ken Shamrock and fought in organizations such as Pancrase P.K.A. and K-1.


Frank was a prominent kickboxer in 80's to the early 90's. He trained often in rotterdam-crooswijk at schuttersveld where his Brother Hedwig Lobman taught Kyokushin karate. Several kickboxing matches were given in the early eighties with Lucien Carbin. In 1991 he beat Bas Rutten for a European kickboxing title. He announced his retirement fight in 2002 at the age 49. His last fight was a 20-year rematch with Jan Oosterbaan in Ahoy-2H2H, but he lost the fight due to a decision.

Frank was undefeated until his first fight with Peter Aerts.


  • 5 time European Kick Boxing champion
  • I.K.B.F. European Heavyweight champion
  • E.M.T.A. European Heavyweight champion
  • Dutch Heavyweight champion

Kickboxing record[edit]

Kickboxing record

Legend:   Win   Loss   Draw/No contest   Notes

External links[edit]

  • mixed martial arts record [1][dead link]
  • kickboxing achievements [2]
  • pancrase profile [3]
  • Aerts on Lobman [4]